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Sports Columns

Armchair Quarterback: Virus looms over NFL playoffs

I thought I’d delve into all the possibilities for the NFL playoffs with the field expanding from 12 to 14 teams. Then this coronavirus thing with the Cleveland Browns again reared its ugly head. I’m not too concerned one way or the other whether the Browns or their opponent, the ...

A lot on the line for NFL teams in this final weekend of the regular season

You know they pay people to figure this stuff out. I went to the NFL’s official website (it has the shield and all that at the top of the home page) to read up on the league’s tiebreaking procedures for the playoffs and found about five pages in medium-sized type with all the ...

Not hard to understand the plight of the winless team in the NFL

Everyone on ESPN was having a field day Monday morning talking about how the New York Jets couldn’t even lose the right way. Everyone associated with the team should’ve been celebrating on Sunday after the lesser of the Big Apple teams pulled off a huge upset on the road against the Los ...

Progress is slow, but good for sports

There’s a lot of truths that exists in sports and one of them is that progress comes slowly. This is definitely true when it comes to women in sports. However, in just the past few weeks, women have accomplished three things that have escaped them for decades and that’s something that ...